Week of June 23, 2019
 

PASTOR MEWS’S SERMON  “Cliques and Communities” Galatians 3:23-4:7   THE FLOWERS are placed on the altar in memory of Jerry Wichman by DiAnn Wichman, Craig & Bernadette and Cam & Brian.   BIBLE STUDY OPPORTUNITIES: (Feel free to join any class at any time!)      

  1. IN-DEPTH BIBLE STUDY 1, “Law and Gospel,” gathers on Tuesdays from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Room. All is provided, feel free to join anytime.  This week’s focus is on Christ not being just a new law giver, but the savior.
  2. IN-DEPTH BIBLE STUDY 2, “The Case for Christ,” is based upon Lee Strobel’s best-selling book. This class continues on Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Room. Bring nothing, all will be provided, and yes, you can join/rejoin anytime. This week’s focus is on the integrity of the Gospel accounts.

 

KNITTERS OR CROCHETERS–The Christian Crafters need your help in crocheting or knitting booties for the Women’s Health Center.  The Crafters meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month or you may make the booties on your own and turn them into the church office. Yarn is available for your use.  For more information call Judie Zachrich, 419-784-5297.
 
 
SCHOOL OFFICE SUMMER HOURS: 9:00-1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Call 419-782-1751 for an appointment.   TIGERS DEN – will be closed July 4 and 5   CLOTHES CLOSET – will be closed July 4 and 5   GYM is closed until September 1
 
  1. GENESIS 1-3, THURSDAY A.M. BIBLE STUDY gathers on Thursday mornings from 10:00-11:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Room. The topic is Genesis 1-3, one of the bulwarks and bookends of the Bible. All are always welcome!  Bring yourself.  All else is provided.  This week’s focus is “The Fall into Sin and Promise of The Messiah!”
  2. SPRING/SUMMER LIFE WITH GOD, continues Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Adult Education Room and is led by the pastors. This week, “The Meal of Life, The Lord’s Supper.”

  BIBLE STUDY BOOKS AVAILABLE – The following books are available for your use in a study or for your personal use. 14 copies of The Purpose Driven Life 13 copies of The Purpose Driven Church 10 copies of Better Together Contact the church office if you are interested in any of the books.   SCHOOL SECRETARY NEEDED – If interested, please apply.  Applications are in the church or school office.   SCRIP NEWS – SCRIP will not be ordered July 1 – 15th. You can purchase downloadable SCRIP online at shopwithscrip.com. The following gift cards are kept on hand for purchase: $25 – Applebees          $10 – Arbys; $10 – Bob Evans         $25 – Buffalo Wild Wings $10 – Burger King       $25 – Circle K $10 – Dairy Queen      $25 – Kohls $25 – Marathon           $25 – Meijer $50 – Meijer               $100 – Meijer $25 – Shell                   $25 – Speedway $10 – Subway              $10 – Taco Bell $10 – Tim Hortons      $25 – Walmart $50 – Walmart            $100 – Walmart $10 – Wendy’s            $10 – Dominoes.  

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SCHOOL OFFICE SUMMER HOURS: 9:00-1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Call 419-782-1751 for an appointment.   TIGERS DEN – will be closed July 4 and 5   CLOTHES CLOSET – will be closed July 4 and 5   GYM is closed until September 1       LADIES AID will meet on Thursday, June 27 at 2:00 in the Fellowship Room. The youth will share their experiences from Awestruck and update us on youth activities. All women of the church and guests are welcome to join us!  Suggested item for donation to food pantry is deodorant.   AWESTRUCK 2019 was a wonderful experience for all involved. Over 400 hours of service project time, moving worship experiences, friendships, Christian bands featuring “Sidewalk Prophets,” laser tag, water parks, Indianapolis Indians game and much more high-lighted this annual gathering held at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Indianapolis.  We can’t wait for the next one to be held in July 2020.  Thank you for your prayers.   PORTALS OF PRAYER for the months of July-September are available in the church entrance. Large print copies are also available.   CHURCH TREASURER:  Contact Dave Martin, congregation president, for information on the position.   PARISH PLANNING SECRETARY position will be available beginning July 1. If interested, contact the church office or Dave Martin, congregation president.   KNITTERS OR CROCHETERS–The Christian Crafters need your help in crocheting or knitting booties for the Women’s Health Center.  The Crafters meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month or you may make the booties on your own and turn them into the church office. Yarn is available for your use.  For more information call Judie Zachrich, 419-784-5297.

 
 
ATTENDANCE
6:30 a.m. 49
8:00 a.m. 61
9:30 a.m. 106
11:00 a.m. 72
Total 288
 
 
– Worship Services –
Traditional Services
Saturday, 6:30 p.m., Sunday, 8:00 and 9:30 a.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m. Contemporary Service